Diploma in Software Development

ATMC NZ Limited

Subject area

Computer Applications and Programming




1 Year

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The qualification is for learners who wish to enhance their existing knowledge and skills in order to develop application programs on various platforms (business intelligence and databases, robotics and internet of things, desktop, web and cloud, and mobile) and focusing on gaining a specialisation a particular platform. The qualification aims to meet contemporary and future workplace demands for flexible software developers and collaborators who create people-centred software applications while considering issues of sustainablility, financial viability, and profitablility.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants must have: 1. A recognised degree in an aligned discipline; or 2. A Diploma in Computing, Level 6 or equivalent; or 3. A professional qualification; or 4. The ability to demonstrate competencies equivalent to 1, 2 or 3. Applicants must have: Attained the age of 20 years on or before the first day of the semester in which study for the diploma is to commence; and Provided sufficient evidence of aptitude or appropriate work or other life experience that would indicate a successful outcome in the qualification. For international students: NZCEL Level 4 (Academic) or equivalent

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (27) 836 5068
Email: huhana.forsyth@atmc.ac.nz
Web: http://atmc.ac.nz

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